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Local Author joins cause to raise awareness at Ventura County Animal Shelter
McGregor will be signing her award-winning book "Ice Cream Mountains of Arizona," which includes her hand-drawn animal cast of characters. The self-published title won an honorable mention at the 2014 Greater Southwest Book Festival. McGregor will donate a portion of her proceeds to finding animals their forever home.
VCAS will give donors a chance to donate any gently used items, such as kitchen supplies, furniture, or clothing to the Camarillo Animal Shelter to be sold at the Barking Lot Sale. All sales will benefit the shelter for the betterment of the homeless animals.
"I can't think of a better way to give back to the community than donating to an organization that is willing to do so much for the animals in the county," said McGregor. "It's great to be a part of increasing adoption awareness and finding these pets their forever home."
What: Ventura County Animal Shelter's, Barking Lot Sale
When: Saturday, Aug.16, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where: Camarillo Animal Shelter, 600 Aviation Drive, Camarillo, Calif.
About Suzy McGregor:
Suzy McGregor writes and illustrates children’s storybooks of “Contemporary Classic Real Fancy.” She has won various regional, national and international awards for her work, including her most recognized children's novels; "The Adventures of Izzy & Dizzy,"a five part series and "Princess Aloha." Her stories create an awareness of family heritage and cultural values, while experiencing the fun of people, places and things of importance.